ISME Annual Conference 2017

Join us for ISME’s 2017 Annual Conference which is taking place on Friday, 3rd November in the Citywest Hotel, Dublin. The title of the conference is 'What’s Your Story? – Driving Business Growth Through Storytelling', and we will be asking businesses to look at their own story to see how it can empower them to grow their business.

Minister Frances Fitzgerald T.D. will open the conference, followed by the keynote speech by Michael Cawley, Chairman, Fáilte Ireland with Conall Ó Mórain as chair. Cilian Fennell will lead a storytelling workshop with a member SME and will demonstrate how storytelling can help them develop and grow their businesses.

Other highlights of the conference include John McGrane, Director General of the British Irish Chamber of Commerce discussing Brexit; an interview by Conall with Siobhan O’Connor, Managing Director of Codex Office Solutions; the presentation of the Sean Hannick SME Award; and breakout sessions on GDPR and Brexit. The Great Debate will close the day on the topic “SMEs and New Socialism”.

  • Day of the Conference
    See pictures, articles, and the presentations from our GDPR and Brexit Breakout sessions.
  • Conference Brochure
    Timings, profiles
    and stand layouts for the Conference
  • Conference Exhibitors
    A list of the businesses who'll be exhibiting at our Conference
  • Conference Speakers
    Information and bios on the guest speakers featuring at this year's Conference.
  • Conference Programme
    See what's happening on the day, which includes a storytelling workshop and breakout sessions on Brexit and GDPR.
  • Tickets
    Book your tickets to our 2017 Annual Conference!
  • 2016 Conference
    Videos, testimonials and pictures from last year's Conference.